If you love the open road, discovering new places and have a passion for the wild now is the time to start dropping hints to the family about what you would like for Christmas - a copy of the newly released atlas called Wildlife Southern Africa National Parks and Reserves.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 27 Nov 2015 15:30
A leisure attraction characterised by a unique combination of nostalgia and thrilling entertainment, Gold Reef City has been relaunched following a multi-million rand refurbishment by Tsogo Sun. The glittering launch event that took place on 19 November was attended by Jozi's most glamorous celebrities, key media, and leaders of the gaming and hospitality industry.
Issued by Gauteng Tourism Authority 27 Nov 2015 15:19
When we think Knysna we also think oysters although we should probably think timber as this is the industry that really put Knysna on the map. Thesens Island, formerly called Paarden Island, takes its name from a Norwegian family that arrived in 1870. Earlier that century George Rex, rumoured to be the illegitimate son of King George III, arrived and began exporting hardwood.
By Brian Berkman 27 Nov 2015 10:02
On Thursday, 26 November 2015, Biz Takeouts Marketing and Media Radio show host Warren Harding (@bizwazza) looked at the annual IAB Bookmarks Awards, as well as marketing in the hospitality industry with Premier Hotels & Resorts.
27 Nov 2015 10:02
Cape Grace is showcasing a popular trio of wine estates in their final Tasting Menu series for 2015. Running until the 20th of December, Executive Chef Malika van Reenen and her team will be pairing decadent gourmet dishes with De Trafford, Keermont and Kleinood wines, all situated in the beautiful Upper Blaauwklippen Valley.
Issued by Cape Grace 26 Nov 2015 10:50
Road Lodge Pietermaritzburg, expected to be fully operational by 1 December, has opened the first 49 rooms out of 90. The hotel, which is in the one-star category, is aimed a budget conscious business and leisure travellers.
26 Nov 2015 09:44
Despite the bleak economic outlook and signs of a sustained bear market, the leisure travel sector remains surprisingly bullish.
26 Nov 2015 09:38
As dry conditions persist, South African National Parks (SANParks) adopted principles to develop drought preparedness plans for affected parks.
25 Nov 2015 13:26
Winners for the Klink Awards were announced on 19 November and Groot Constantia, South Africa's oldest wine producing estate walked away with the Heritage Award for the most Welcoming Cellar Door Experience.
25 Nov 2015 11:43
On the next Biz Takeouts Marketing & Media radio show on Thursday, 26 November 2015, from 9-10am, show host Warren Harding starts the show by taking a closer look at the Bookmarks 2016 Awards, the change in categories for next year's awards and what you need to know about the entries and judging.
25 Nov 2015 11:15
The Cape Town Visitor Safety Forum has met to discuss plans both underway and proposed for ensuring visitor safety this season. The meeting, facilitated by Cape Town Tourism, was attended by members from the South African Police Service, the Airports Company South Africa (ACSA), Central City Improvement District (CCID), the National Sea Rescue Institute (NSRI), the Tourism Business Council of South Africa (TBCSA), South African National Parks (SANParks), hotels in the city and others.
25 Nov 2015 11:15